Japanese Movies

Admission is free! Movies are screened free of charge at the Japan Information & Cultural Centre on the last Tuesday and Thursday of each month at 6pm. The dates and titles may change due to unforeseen circumstances so please contact us to confirm details.

A short video (Japan Video Topics) will be shown from 5.45pm before the feature film begins at 6pm. Admission is free of charge, bookings are not required.

Embassy and elevator access will be available from 5.30pm.

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Monthly Movies
Japan Information and Cultural Centre



5:45pm Tuesday, 26th August 2014
5:45pm Thursday, 28th August 2014

Chibi Maruko

(Released 1990, Japanese with English subtitles)

As the second term commences, Maruko and her classmates are placed into groups. Maruko's group includes two troublesome boys, who are always competing with each other and boss around the others in the group. Maruko's laziness does not help her situation. However, as the school's athletics day arrives, Maruko sees the good in the boys and also the strength of the friendship between the boys, despite their continual rivalry.

Running time : 94 minutes
Rated : G

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Screening at the Japan Information and Cultural Centre.




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